Timothy Collins

 

Timothy Collins has worked as a financial adviser since 1999, focusing on portfolio customization, with a concentration on correlation arbitrage and risk-managed growth. He started Collins Capital Advisors in 2007, which has evolved into TangleTrade Management, LLC. Currently, he operates Retro Wall Street, a site focused on education, trader mentoring and humor. You'll find him spending his days in the Retro Wall Street chat room.

 

Prior to joining his first firm, American Express Financial Advisors, in 1999, Collins worked as a staff accountant for United Information Systems in Bethesda, Md. He has also worked as a financial analyst for Securities Pricing and Research in Annapolis, Md. Collins is a graduate of McDaniel College (formerly Western Maryland College), with degrees in business administration, economics and sociology and is a winner of the Bates Prize.

Recent Articles By The Author

I SPY With My Bearish Eye…

I SPY With My Bearish Eye…

As market surge starts to wane, I'm expecting limited upside in the S&P 500 ETF.

Answer the 'Call' With This AT&T Play

Answer the 'Call' With This AT&T Play

Buy the stock and then overlap a ratio call spread strategy.

Target Looks Like It Could Play Catch-Up

Target Looks Like It Could Play Catch-Up

The big retail chain has underperformed but appears to be breaking out higher today.

Try This Bearish Call Spread on Lululemon

Try This Bearish Call Spread on Lululemon

This trade on LULU is positioned to expire before the last March earnings report.

Applied Materials Is Breaking Out

Applied Materials Is Breaking Out

Today is a strong breakout from a bullish flag.